Phone us on 0191 227 4700


Sport Central
Northumbria University
Northumberland Road
Newcastle upon Tyne 

Opening Times:

Monday to Friday: 06:30-22:30
Saturday: 08:00-21:30
Sunday: 08:00-21:30

Please refer to individual facilities for example Fitness Centre for specific opening times.

Bank Holiday Opening Hours

Friday 18th and Monday 22nd April 2014

Sport Central will be open on the Bank Holidays 10am -4pm  (normal hours Sat & Sun) – group exercise programme on the bank holidays will be lunchtime revolution only.

Customer Notice

From Monday 10th March, on a trial basis the fitness centre will open from 06:00 rather than 06:30 Monday to Friday and 07:00 rather than 08:00 Saturday and Sunday.

The swimming pool will open from 06:00 rather than 07:00 on a Monday, Wednesday and Friday.

We will continually review usage figures before making a permanent decision on our opening hours.

Customer feedback is always valued, please use; Give us a minute cards, our website or speak directly to a member of staff.

Book a tour

To book a tour of this amazing £30 million sports facility telephone Sport Central Reception on 0191 227 4700 or email


There is no parking on site at Sport Central.

However,  there is a car park at City Campus East and there is also an NCP car park on John Dobson street which is a short walk from Sport Central.

Contact Us

Got a comment, query or question about Sport Central?
Then get in touch with a member of our team

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